Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Golden Gate, Oakland

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Danielle

Dog lover with years of experience!

Longfellow, oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: Overall I am competent, trustworthy and have tons of experience! I love dogs and am always happy to play and run around with active animals. I am a... (more)

2. Talia

Oakland-based, dependable pet lover

Lakewide, Oakland, CA, 94612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"My geriatric cat (19 years old) was obviously given lots of love and attention. She requires pain medication and sometimes has litterbox "misses", but this e... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Nicole

Running partner and tour guide

Fairview Park, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog Niles loves Nicole so much. She is so good with him and everytime he sees her he gets so excited. I highly recommend her!! (more)"

4. Julia

I love taking long walks.

Hoover-Foster, Oakland, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia is a true dog enthusiast who is always excited to interact with a good pooch, whether it be a dog I am fostering or one belonging to a passerby. Her an... (more)"

5. Jacquie

Superhuman to watch & run your pets

Adams Point, Oakland, CA, 94106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jacquie is a wonderful pet sitter and true animal lover! She took care of my dog, Cleo, when I was away for two weeks and she was so helpful. Cleo was old an... (more)"

6. Aliza

Running&hiking company encouraged!

Merritt, Oakland, CA, 94606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog for my entire life, and have pet sat dogs my entire life. Unfortunately, my 15-year-old dog, Fred, is back on the east coast, so I... (more)

7. Naomi

Your Dog's Other Best Friend

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: I'VE WORKED WITH ANIMALS FOR A LITTLE OVER TWENTY YEARS NOW -- volunteering with rescues and shelters, fostering rescue dogs, working for a dog-boa... (more)

8. Julian

Dog-loving couple! Avid Hikers!

Berkeley , CA, 94703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

46 repeat clients

"Just got home from a 10+ day road trip and was greeted by two very happy cats who were spoiled by Julian's visits while I was away. I loved getting updates w... (more)"

9. Laura

Laura's friendly petsitting Oakland

Temescal, Oakland, CA, 94609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Friendly and reliable, even sent us pics of how our pup was doing! Will use her as a sitter again. (more)"

10. Madeleine

I'm a mindful, playful caretaker

Berkeley, CA, 94702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

About: I started dog sitting when I was 12 years old. I began caring for my neighbors' Bernese Mountain dogs; they were enormous, which laid the groundwor... (more)

11. Norah

Experienced pet care professional.

Emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Norah was fantastic taking care of my cat! She did a great job keeping her fed, liter clean, and playing with her. I loved the photos she sent to me too. ... (more)"

12. Victoria

A true animal-lover!!!

Longfellow, Oakland, CA, 94609

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Viki was quick to respond to my emergency visit request. She met me at a park to meet my dog and get care instructions the day before my trip. She updated me... (more)"

13. Cailin

For the love of dogs

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cailin was great! She took Maverick for walks and kept me updated of their time together by sending me pictures!! Always nice to see my pooch is being taken ... (more)"

14. Arthur

Groomer, Walker, Trainer for Dogs

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

About: I’m a kind, passionate and resourceful dog lover who grew up with dogs — I have worked with them my whole life. My own dog, a 105-pound Shepherd/Ro... (more)

16. Di

BSc Animal Behavior + avid runner!

Berkeley, CA, 94703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Di did a great job caring for our needy cat Stella. We so appreciate the care and attention she gave her while were away. Highly recommend! (more)"

17. Durelle

Adventure Walks & Loving Boarding

Berkeley, CA, 94710

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

49 repeat clients

"Durelle was great - a kind, pet-loving, and highly professional choice to check in on our cats during a recent trip. She came to meet the cats in advance , t... (more)"

18. Morgan

Attentive care by Morgan

emeryville, CA, 94608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan is an amazing dog trainer and sitter! She has done wonders working with my pit bull mix training him to walk on a leash and basic commands. She is a r... (more)"

19. Molly

Active and Happy Dog Lover!!

Berkeley, CA, 94705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

16 repeat clients

About: I have over 8 years experience caring and playing with dogs while their owners are out of town. I take great pride in providing each dog I sit for... (more)

20. Gina

So Much Love In Our Home

Clawson, Oakland, CA, 94608

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

57 repeat clients

"Gina is great! Our cat Nokah was well take care of and adored, just like she likes! Thank you, Gina. Nokah is already looking forward to our next trip. :) (more)"

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